Because of Davis Polk’s integrated, team-oriented approach, we are also able to apply a broad range of the firm's strengths to the matters of our Chinese clients. For example, we have leading practices covering corporate governance, tax and executive compensation matters, all of which play a role in most of the China-related transactions on which we advise.
Davis Polk’s China practice has been the clear leader among these U.S. firms in developing a robust combined U.S. law, HK law and English law platform and in integrating the Asia Pacific practice into our global transactional practice. Last year, we took the further step of adding to our practice mix the “top tier” group of litigation and enforcement lawyers available in the region. We now compete directly and quite successfully against the full service international law firms and other incumbent firms across the Asia Pacific region in their most “high value” practice areas.< Less